Workshops in numbers

Literature Across Frontiers has organised close to 100 poetry – and sometimes prose – translation workshops in the following countries or regions: Algeria, Czech Republic, Cyprus, Estonia, Greece, Georgia, Galicia, India, Israel, Iraq, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Morocco, Poland, Portugal, Scotland, Slovenia, Slovakia, Singapore, Turkey and Wales (22 countries, 14 in the EU, 8 outside the EU). Around 700 writers/translators writing in some 60 languages have participated in LAF workshops to date producing over 8,000 translations of poems and short stories. Some workshops have generated between 150 – 190 translations of poems.

By country

Algeria (2008, 2009)

Cyprus (2011)

Czech Republic (2003, 2004, 2007)

Estonia (2004, 2010)

Georgia (2014)

Greece (2008, 2011)

India (2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2015 – 2 workshops, 2016)

Iraq (2013)

Israel (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010)

Latvia (2007, 2008, 2009, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

Lithuania (2008, 2009, 2011)

Malta (2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

Morocco (2011)

Poland (2011)

Portugal (2010)

Scotland (2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013)

Slovenia (2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 – 2 workshops, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)

Slovakia (2009, 2010, 2012)

Spain – Galicia (2012)

Singapore (2017)

Turkey (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013)

Wales (2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

By year

2002 (1) Scotland

2003 (3) Czech Republic, Scotland, Slovenia

2004 (4) Czech Republic, Estonia, Scotland, Slovenia

2005 (2) Scotland, Slovenia,

2006 (3) Malta, Scotland, Slovenia

2007 (8) Czech Republic, Israel, Latvia, Malta, Scotland, Slovenia, Turkey, Wales

2008 (10) Algeria, Greece, Israel, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Scotland, Slovenia-2, Turkey

2009 (12) Algeria, India, Israel, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Scotland, Slovenia-2, Slovakia, Turkey, Wales

2010 (10) Estonia, India, Israel, Malta, Portugal, Scotland, Slovenia, Slovakia, Turkey, Wales

2011 (10) Cyprus, India, Lithuania, Malta, Morocco, Poland, Turkey, Slovenia, Scotland, Wales

2012 (6) Wales, Turkey-2, Slovakia, Slovenia, Galicia

2013 (7) Turkey, India, Iraq, Scotland, Slovenia, Malta, Latvia

2014 (5) Slovenia, Malta, Wales, Latvia, Georgia

2015 (5) India (2), Wales, Slovenia, Malta.

2016 (6)  India, Latvia (2), Malta, Slovenia, Wales

2017 (6)   Latvia (2), Malta, Slovenia, Singapore, Wales

By language

Arabic, Armenian, Asturian, Basque, Bengali, Bombaya, Bosnian, Catalan, Corsican, Croatian, Czech, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, Frisian, Friuli, Galician, Gaelic, Georgian, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Kannada, Khasi, Kurdish, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Maltese, Maithili, Malayalam, Manipuri, Nepali, Norwegian, Occitan, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Scots, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Tamazight, Tamil, Turkish, Ukrainian, Welsh.